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Diabetes Myths

Friday, February 27, 2015

There are numerous myths surrounding diabetes. Do you know the facts?

Woman Pouring Sugar Cup With Spoon

Diabetes is caused by too much sugar

Type 1 diabetes is caused by genetics and other factors that trigger the disease.Type 2 diabetes isn’t caused by any certain food. Excess calories can cause weight gain that can contribute to developing diabetes. However, there are people of normal weight that can develop diabetes also.

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